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of journalist cokie roberts. yesterday members of the house gave tributes to the louisiana democrat. lindy boggs was 97. >> speaker, i rise today to pay tribute to a former member of the house and a grand lady from louisiana, ms. lindy boggs. she was a pioneer for the state of louisiana, and she served louisiana's second congressional district following death of her late husband who was then the majority leader of the house. she was the first woman elected to represent the state of louisiana in congress, and she was a founder of the congresswomen's caucus, and in tribute to her service as a pioneer for women, the women -- congressional women's reading room is rightfully named in her honor down the hall. lindy was the first woman and only louisiana ambassador to the holy sea during the tenure of pope john paul ii. lindy effortlessly balanced her role as a respected leader and a loving mother. she loved her city of new orleans, in fact, lived on bourbon street for many of her later years in new orleans. she loved her beloved tulane university and, in fact, just recently she and her daughter partic
across many of the areas and across parts of texas and louisiana we are talking extreme heat. a number of heat advisories in effect out here. we are talking actual temperatures making it into the triple digits you factor in the humidity it will feel like 105 to 110 degrees. southwestern parts of arkansas northwestern louisiana and eastern sections of texas. take a look at the forecast the extended forecast for the city of dallas. it will remain in triple digits. other areas of the country warming up as well new york city back in the middle 80s. yesterday only in the 70s. back to summer. >> 80 is not too bad. >> check out the viral video. this hungry bear starts out dumpster diving. then he decides he would like his meal on the go. easily dragging the 500 pound dumpster. it's the second time in the past week he has taken the dumpster from the back of the restaurant. >> he is just dragging it away. that brings us to our brew on this on the day. favorite viral videos of the week. here is a recap. >> he hit 5 home runs in a row. sign him up. >> exactly. sign that kid up. >> finally this wo
related to the bombings. we'll keep you posted as we hear more. >> some 100 families in a small louisiana town still cannot go home a day after a train derails forcing residents to get to safety. laura is live from our news room with more details on this. >> you know, it's been a scary situation for residents who live within a mile of that derailment. most unable to come even near their homes. the train derailed sunday afternoon near the small community about 60 miles west of baton rouge, louisiana. a union pacific spokesman says there are several cars they are concerned about. one involved in this 27 car derailment was leaking sodium hydroxide which can cause injuries or even death if inhaled or touches the skin. a third car was leaking a flammable liquid. all of those leaks have been plugged up. so far, small air pollution detectors have not picked up anything. three other cars contain flammable liquids that did not leak but they need to have the contents carefully extracted which the teams hope to finish up tonight. one passerby was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries and the t
reports of a fire at its nat-gas petroleum terminal in harvey, louisiana. there had been report of an explosion. the company is says it is a fire. that is strange distinction. local media say one person is hurt. kinder morgan shares are steady on the news. let's get back to the markets with our own lauren simonetti who is watching some retail winners. lauren. >> dennis, let's talk about tjx. the parent of t.j. maxx and marshals. they posted earnings growth for more than two years. this is where the budget shopper is going. on the other hand, urban outfitters this, is the best performing stock in the s&p 500 today. it is popular teen retailer. trendy with an throw apology. they're doing what so few retailers actually do. they offer fewer discounts and get traffic into the stores. urban is a winner. a lot of analysts like the stock. we have to talk about the leadser, dick's sporting goods. it is down 27% at 47.20. they post ad profit of $84 million but lowered their full year's earnings estimates. when we talk about retail, we talk about weather a lot. dick's sporting goods, blami
: a fox news alert and the alert is that it's dark outside as well as this, a hostage at a louisiana bank over. the gunman had been killed. >> kidnapped teen hannah anderson breaking her silence on-line how she says abductor james dimaggio tricked her. >>brian: dad, does this look familiar? the concert your kids are dying to go to. what's the experience like for you, because you don't want them to go alone? we have got the pictures of what parents have to go through to keep their kids happy and safe. "fox & friends" starts now. ♪ >> you're watching "fox & friends." >> what was the hiccup for? >>gretchen: i guess they thought i had a night on the town before. maybe you did because you're back. >>brian: i'm back from vacation and we're in a temporary studio. we can see people outside for the first time since 1974. >>gretchen: two people. >>brian: all these people saying why am i up, but here we go. huge three-hour show still on this couch which is a little bit low. i feel like this is children's furniture. >>gretchen: i like this sofa. my legs finally reach the bottom after seven years. >
shots in bobby jindal, the governor of louisiana and they say that this shouldn't be a debate in society, most republicans think that the gop should be more libertarian in their views. he also said that he didn't come here to say it is the stupid party. a reference to some that happened last year during the 2012 election. by the way, just about everybody here said that they will write it off. lou: i have to say it is striking. such a straight up an old firm position like that. it has not been the nature of the decision-making elites over in my words in the last seven years. >> well, he thought that it waa time for the republican party to stop the esoteric worry about the nsa surveillance and he was asking if he had made a specific reference to rand paul and others. he had kind of a libertarian approach to it. the united states need to defend herself, and now lou: are we to take the silence is affirmation that they have moved beyond stupidity? >> not in the slightest. there are some conservative two parties that are pushing hard for strong reforms to the gop. it is time for them to modera
. relatively warm day. 74 in new york city the average. parts of arkansas and louisiana dealing with hot temperatures again. not the actual temperatures but the humidity will be a problem. some of the heat index values can make it up to 110 degrees. so we have heat advisories. >> be careful. >> be careful drink a lot of water, air-conditioning and check on your neighbors. >>> the time now is about 20 minutes until the top of the hour. forget about your e-mails and cell phone. is your tv watching you? guess what? it could be. >> the owner of one res stwraunt calling out a mother over her kid's messy meals. now that mom is firing back. you will hear from her next. i can't always keep my kids' socks clean. but at least i can help keep their underwear clean. that's why there's charmin ultra strong. i'll take that. go get 'em, buddy! it cleans so well and you can use up to four times less than the leading bargain brand. [ female announcer ] charmin ultra strong has a duraclean texture that's soft and more durable to help your kids get clean while still using less. and its four times stronger
robertson to run for the seat held by louisiana congressman rodney alexander. alexander plans to retire next month. a special election will be held to fill that open seat representing the state's fifth district which happens to include robertson's home city. >> next on the rundown, it is your last chance to answer our brew on this question of the day. we told you the government wants to put black boxes in every car on the road so we wanted to know if you think this is an invasion of privacy. your e-mails up next. >> one bride's grandmother the victim of a confetti confusion. how she left her mark on those newlyweds. heir underwear . that's why there's charmin ultra strong. i'll take that. go get 'em, buddy! it cleans so well and you can use up to four times less than the leading bargain brand. [ female announcer ] charmin ultra strong has a duraclean texture that's soft and more durable to help your kids get clean while still using less. and its four times stronger than the leading bargain brand. wow, you cleaned up a lot! you did too, pal! [ laughs ] we all go. why not enjoy the go with cha
criminals. louisiana is the latest fed target. consider rick perry, now defending the state's voter i.d. law after texas was sued. or jan brewer fighting the feds after her crackdown on illegals. tim, in each and every case and in other cases just like them, states defy, and then the government pounces. >> so, president obama does not seem to like federalism very much. federalism is the idea that many issues are best handled by states and the federal government should not tell states how to run their business, and you see very good reason in last the voucher program is mostly used by poor black children in failing schools. it helps them get out of the schools and into better schools, and yet the doj comes in and decides, well, this is somehow resegregating the schools because some people are moving out of some school districts into others. they don't have the firsthand knowledge, the knowledge on the ground and it's absurd to say a program helping poor black kid get into better schools in new orleans is discriminatory, but from washington, lawyers, it looks that way. >> neil: the same for ar
that won the chimpanzee from a sanctuary in louisiana, the winner of 10,000 big ones. greg, you also entered that under the name snuggles. >> i did it to pick up an artist not to enter. >> i have done similar work like that. usually after a night of drinking. >> that was a good piece of artwork. >> it is pretty amazing. like your tie, juan. >> look at that! quite similar to the tie! >> and used his tongue to do it. that's the detail i left out. greg it as well. thanks for watching, everybody. be sure to tune in monday for the special day labor day edition of "the five." have a great holiday weekend. "special report" is up next. >>> obama administration puts it in writing, laying out a case for military action against syria. this is "special report." good evening, i am doug mcelway in for bret baier. we finally got a look at some of the evidence this afternoon that president obama says puts the blame for last week's chemical attack on damascus squarely at the feet of the assad regime. many at home and abroad are unconvinced military action is about saving lives and not saving face for
in louisiana, the winner of 10,000 big ones. greg, you also entered that under the name snuggles. >> i did it to pick up an artist not to enter. >> i have done similar work like that. usually after a night of drinking. >> that was a good piece of artwork. >> it is pretty amazing. like your tie, juan. >> look at that! quite similar to the tie! >> and used his tongue to do it. that's the detail i left out. greg it as well. thanks for watching, everybody. be sure to tune in monday for the special day labor day edition of "the five." have a great holiday weekend. "special report" is up next. >>> welcome to "red eye." it is like what i like about you, if bys you you mean me and by me i mean you. due to andy levey dying in his apart meant and being eaten by his cat there will be no pre game report. let's get to it and welcomets. our guests. she is so hot that it reallydo doesn't matter what i sayuse because you aren't listening. i am here with april rose. what a great name. host of "max sum exposure" and " girl code" and mtv2's "guyv2 code." no bi-code which is homophobic. and fillinllg in for
graphics. you can see heat advisories across parts of texas, louisiana and arkansas. heat index values that could reach 110 degrees. that's when you combine the actual temperatures and humidity out this. you can see the extended forecast in dallas, triple digits for the next couple of days. the only exception is sunday when you'll be topping out at 99 degrees. across the rest of the country, new york city warmer than yesterday at 85 degrees. cleveland staying in the 70's. this is the area where we could be talking about more lightning and seeing damaging winds and hrarblg hail from some of these -- and large hail from some of these storms. those areas highlighted in yellow. >>brian: five children got cake this morning. >>steve: for breakfast. >>brian: meanwhile, pwr impractical jokes to superhero stunts read fun this we can. we gave you information and news as well. >>steve: that's right. if you missed a little, don't worry, here's a look back at the week that was on "fox & friends." ♪ ♪ >> latest video craze. men dressed as superheroes hanging out on the back of cars. >>brian: imp
on the right. let's do headlines. people on high alert in a louisiana town. a train carrying a hazardous material derailed forcing the evacuation of hundreds of homes. a car leaking a chemical which can cause death. so farther not picking up traces of the chemical in the air. >>> an arrest is made at the hit-and-run on a venice boardwalk. details show the suspect getting into his car and taking off. another camera catches the car speeding through the crowd and people jumping to get out of the way. the suspect turned himself in two hours later. he's charged with suspicion of murder being held on $1 million bail. his motive is unclear but witnesses say he was driving to kill. >> i looked down and i see this car driving through like there is a girl latched on to the hood of the car, and he's swerving and he knocks the girl off of the car, and then he's just like running into crowds of hundreds of people and going out of his way to hit people. >>gretchen: the person killed in the incident, a honeymooner from italy, a 32-year-old woman married last month. her husband suffered minor injuries.
of the stories we're following tonight. >>> a louisiana judge ruled today that an 8-year-old boy who shot and killed his grandmother can remain with his parents. the child was playing a video game, grand theft auto and accidentally fired a weapon he thought was a toy gun. he's distraught and getting counselling. >>> amanda knox is not going back to italy for a new murder trial. she was convicted in 2009 but it was overturned. knox has no obligation to return to italy for the retrial of the case. >>> johnson cruise' father is desperate to hear from his son. he was enamored by the movie "into the wild" and may have escaped into the wilderness to escape life. >>> a cub born at the national zoo is doing just fine. it will be a few weeks before the gender is known, it is very pink and for some reason kind of reminds me of you. >> really? >> i just -- >> thank you. isha, congratulations you are back, you got married, and you had your honeymoon, where was your honeymoon? >> we went to turks & caicos. >> oh, my goodness. really? >> that's so beautiful. >> thank you. we practiced the formal ballro
mind. centurylink. your link to what's next. >>> a louisiana judge ruled today that an 8-year-old boy who shot and killed his grandmother can remain with his parents. police say the child was playing a video game, grand theft auto, and accidentally fired a weapon he thought was a toy gun. he's distraught and getting counselling. >>> amanda knox is not going back to italy for a new murder trial. she was convicted in 2009 but it was overturned. a family spokesman says knox has no obligation to return to italy for the retrial of the case. ji george zimmerman plans to ask the state of florida to cover some legal expensive. the acquittal entitles him to be reimbursed. anderson? >>> recent complication speech of a sophomore is lighting up the internet. he was welcoming the incoming freshman class. timing could not be better drawing attention to a tremendous and growing push for many more students to get excited about the sciences. tom foreman has this week's "american journey." >> if you want to change the world -- >> maybe no one else in the country whipped up more excitement about math an
... [ doorbell rings ] ...and let the good life in. >>> to politics now. louisiana governor bobby jindal says he rejects the kind of talk coming from several republicans that president obama should be impeached. >> stop talking about impeachment. let's go out there and have a legitimate debate and try to appeal obama care. >> obama care got love from katy perry last night. they tweeted back and forth a few times about coverage start up october 1st. the last tweet ended with the president's account writing, thanks for spreading the word, and used the #for her new song, the #roar. >>> the sequester is not hurting terrorism apparently in washington, d.c. year-to-year hotel stays for first week of august is up 9%. smithsonian visits up over the same period last year. finally the first lady was part of the weekend kicking off the 2013 u.s. open telling the kids she makes her girls play tennis because it's a lifelong sport. she used the opportunity to promote her lets move campaign. >>> this afternoon, president obama award the medal of honor to ty carter. he is being honored after running through a h
state by far. 16 winners. indiana is second with 111. louisiana, florida and missouri round out the top five. i think there will be some road trips today. >> can i get to indiana? nine hours and back by the show tomorrow. >> we have a pool. let's have it to the people who organize well. >> we have a pool? >> no, we don't have a pool. >> we have to have a pool. we have mickey, kate. you want some powerball action, too. >> we have to pool it. >> sanjay's on his own. i'm not dealing with this. >> sanjay will figure out the winning numbers. >> he knows already. there's a logarithm for that. >> i'm not sowing up to the office as the only one who didn't win. >> we're just waiting. kicking you out of the pool. what's the latest on missouri? >> this is yesterday's radar. we talked about seven to nine inches of rain in kansas and missouri. i want to show you today's current radar right now. it's the identical picture here. we are still talking about heavy rain. notice through missouri another band. two bands of these thunderstorms. anywhere from five to seven inches of rain. we continue to have
, massachusetts, louisiana, which is unique in some ways. we could have a debate about whether it is good or bad what is happening in the louisiana. the small school thing is in that mix, nested in that mix. what does a school and do well, what would be better to farm out to a larger entity? you do not have a lot of that farming out in a lot of states. not so much in california, new jersey. this superintendent sharing program is interesting and hopefully somebody will study that. how large do the other entities have to get to take on certain tasks in order to be affected? think your paper and the position that one size does not fit all is the right position to take. choice may help in some cases, but there needs to be real choice, if that is the case. it has to be about quality and kids, as opposed to the politics that we see around choice right now. in the places that we were, in most of the rural communities, high poverty, already consolidated, inter-district choice is often not an option. there are transportation costs. north carolina had a cap of 100 on its charter school program. that has s
are in a very good spot to win their primaries. you know, mitch mcconnell has to face matt bevin the louisiana wealthy businessman and he will most likely win. lindsey graham has to worry about that rand paul faction on the right, the libertarian faction attacking him. but multiple candidates and mike enzi close and interesting race to watch. but, actually the republican establishment is coming out more so for him than liz cheney. she may have a uphill fight to climb for the neckt year. we've seen these primary battles play out ever since the 2010 elections. they've grown increasingly tense and i think the republican incumbents this time are prepared for that. they saw what happened to dick luger and bob bennett in utah several years ago and they don't want that to happen to them. >> bill, i saw you nodding enthusiastically, you agree? >> i do agree. look, the republicans are in bad shape. they elect the democrats after they lost several elections in the 1980s. they had to make a decision. go to the left or do we go to the center? eventually they found bill clinton who led them to the center m
ann: a serious situation in louisiana this morning, a train carrying toxic materials derails, and now a small community is under a mandatory evacuation order. laura ingle joins us live now with the latest. good morning, laura. where do we stand with the clean-up efforts? >> reporter: good morning. residents are being kept away from the scene as emergency workers assess the situation. now, this train derailed sunday afternoon near the small community of latell about 60 miles west of baton rouge. fox is told there are several cars they are concerned about. one of the cars in this 27-car derailment was leaking sodium hydroxide, that can cause injuries or death if it touches the skin. another car was leaking lube oil, and a third car was leaking a flammable liquid. all of those leaks have been plugged up, and small air pollution detectors have not picked anything up there. there are also three cars that did not leak but need to have the contents carefully extracted which union pacific teams hope to finish up later tonight. patti ann: laura, any injuries? >> reporter: one passer by was tak
materials and the red in louisiana forcing the evacuation of a hundred homes. one person went to the hospital complaining of eye irritation. more than 20 cars went off the track near lawtell, about 60 mi. west of baton rouge. two cars of the train were leaking. one of them was leaking sodium homicidhydride hydroxide, whichs out the cole's of inhaling or touching the skin. the governor was leading blue oil. >> new york police say that an officer shot and killed a 14 year-old boy who had shot at another person. this is video surveillance the side of a liquor store of the 14 year old going after the other person. the teen, identified as shaaliver douse, was hit in the jaw and died at the scene. the investigation is still ongoing. kidnapping a survivor the genome dejesus made a public appearance over the weekend, as part of the cleveland's pr parade. she rode na campaign car for a cleveland city council candidates. last she admitted being kidnapped by aerial castro and he was sentenced to life in prison for raping her and two other women for a decade. >>george: the backups have co
speaut 5Ñ >>> welcome back. time now, 8:23. about 100 homes evacuated in a small town in louisiana after a train derailed and spilled hazardous chemicals. it happened yesterday about 60 miles west of baton rouge. one of the cars leaked a chemical that is very hazardous. another car leaked oil. so far no serious injuries reported. >>> oakland police are investigating a crash that injured four children. a pickup truck lost control on 73 about 8:00 last night. the car slammed into a telephone pole and a fire hydrant, as you can see. a father and four children were in the car. all of the children were taken to the hospital. two had serious injuries. police are spooking into speed -- are looking into speed as a possible factor to the crash. >>> sal, have you fixed things around the bay bridge yet? >> you make me laugh, dave. >> i'm hoping. i'm hoping. >> you know what? people are probably not in a good mood about this, having to get into san francisco with a couple of lanes just off the bridge being blocked westbound. these are pictures of the truck that was on fire. not much left. ktvu's bri
thinks people in his party come across as too mad. louisiana governor bobby jindal. and scott walker from wisconsin. he took on a union and lived to tell about it. you have two candidates who came up short in 2012. two ricks. texas governor rick perry and rick santorum. both gearing up rit now. then there is some big known types. the veteran, running mate in 2012, paul ryan and jeb bush whose both dad and brother were president. so they could make lots of money fund-raising and have a national network. all, for now, are judged against one another in a republican context. but because of how unified democrats are around hillary, they are all measured against her too. and three years of this, jamie. >> we are all set now. thank you, carl. >> three years. time flies. . it will good by like that. >>> big changes could soon be coming to some of your favorite foods as scientists tryout some new types of grub that were created entirely in a lab. we'll explain. >> and what do you call a kid who says jeopardy cheated him? alex? ♪ ♪ ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...so you say men are superior driv
a quote now. zawahiri. >>> louisiana in a state of emergency after a toxic train derailment. governor bobby jen dal making the declaration three hours ago. three cars leaking hazardous chemicals are now plugged. but investigators are looking into what caused the derailment. they still don't know. >>> new reaction to a controversy over one democratic congressman's suggestion america is not broke, not at all, it's just, well, mismanaged by government. but his plan to fix the problem makes a whole lot of folks nervous. >> people like george soros, bill gates, warren buffet, jeffpjef jeffrey saks, gene baker and others have all said they support a transaction tax. so the bottom line is we're not broke. there's plenty of money, it's just the government doesn't have it. the government has a right-the government and the people of the united states have a right to run the programs of the united states. welfare, housing, all these things. >> the government just doesn't have your money. to critics, the congressman's proposed solution amounts to nothing than spreading the wealth around, the old
jersey, cory booker, and governor of louisiana, bobby jindal. also, we'll explore the overall state of american dream -- civil rights, the struggle of the middle class, is a
the mississippi river and how it affects louisiana along with natural subsidence and the issues of canals for oil and gas drilling and the of those nature. provided are has withe either to wetlands dunes and beaches and as we encroach on that, we are reducing the ability for mother nature to respond and be able to protect us and that increases our flood losses. hurricane result of sandy, more than 30,000 buildings in new york city were in a flood controlled area that is now -- that hasn't now more than doubled in the greater new york city area. guest: geography is geography. part of it is trying to understand better what the risk is. i would say that this is something that people sometimes fail to grasp. just because something was not in a flood zone or was 20 years ago, does not mean that it has not changed in that time frame. is development that occurs, sea level rise, because of a variety of different factors, a place that once had been not in the flood zone, may now be. if you have done other mitigation measures, you can actually move out of the flood zone. there is a community in florida tha
crime. this happened in slaughter louisiana, louisiana. is that the name authorities say the boy was playing grand theft auto 4 just minutes before that shooting. the game awards points to the players for killing people. the woman died after at least one gunshot wound to the head. department of defense training material call conservatives and founding fathers extremists. this guide obtained by judicial watch advises students rather than dressing up in sheets, modern day radicals will talk about states' rights and how to make the world a better place it was authored by the defense equal opportunity management institute. a dog funded diversity training center. besides a brief reference to 9/11 and another to the sudanese civil war the guide makes no mention of islamic extremism but it does say. this quote: in u.s. history there are many examples of extremist ideology. and movements. the colonists who sought to free themselves from british rule and the confederate states who sought to succeed from the northern states are just two examples. do you think those are -- scribbled note t
. margaret is from port allen, louisiana on our republican line. your take on that issue of cantor saying that the real problem is entitlements, not sequestration? entitlements -- social security, medicare, the seniors pay for that and the little bit they get on is not enough. what they need work on is the welfare and social programs. explain. keep going. i understand some people needed. they need help. but you have somebody people out there that i know that do not need help, they are just lazy. host: do you think of that is biggest -- do you think that is the biggest budget challenge facing the country right now? caller: that and illegals on the welfare programs. billion a year? host: where did you get that number? caller: i will have to look at the site. programs --elfare caller: the welfare social programs. john is from jackson, new jersey on our independent line. good morning to you. caller: good morning. i have been listening to all of these politicians on the radio and tv. to get itlly seems and talk about the real problem. $1000 and i are making per week and your family is ng $1400
organizations down there in louisiana? caller: it depends. it varies on whatever topics. host: what do you trust the local news more on? like i said, it varies. host: bobby from lake charles. you will go to barbara from akron, ohio on our 65 or older line. good morning. caller: i agree with so many of your colors. it is difficult to name all of them. age is really sad be in my is seen over the last 20 years how the tv stations that used to tell their viewers what congress 2020 --ng, for example, " "20/20." they told us what was going on behind the scenes. now they tell us what they want us to know. so many young people from your statistics no longer read newspapers, which is the only place where you can find out what is going on, and i include "the wall street journal" among that group -- that so many young people no longer feel that it is important to spend the money every month to find out what is going on in their country, we are harming our country more than they know. the newspapers are our lifeblood and liberty. both parties talk about liberty and freedom. ourout the newspapers, and countr
sinkhole in the louisiana just swallowing up the trees and the land in a matter of seconds. look. >> oh, that is a big hole. just gone. authorities say it is 25-acres across. likely hundreds of feet deep in some spots. and it is just been getting bigger and bigger. joining us now is the man who shot the incredible video. john beaudreau, assumption parish-offs of homeland security and director of emergency preparedness there. first of all this is apparently being blamed on salt mining. explain what caused it. >> it is a right adjacent to a salt dome where there's solution mining activities goes on the salt dome and this is caused due to a failed cavern to the salt outer wall. which is disturbed the, it is as much as 5,000 feet deep and has created the sinkhole. gregg: yeah. how did you know you weren't going to get swallowed up in this thing? it is so huge? >> well, this is, happened before. i observed this before and, was familiar with what was going to happen. so, this is just a, the first time we actually captured it on video but i have seen this before. so, i was quite confident on w
-- and down the road. i have a lifetime of experience. so i know how important that is. >>> louisiana deputies say an 8-year-old boy shot and killed his 87-year-old babysitter. not by accident as the boy first explained it but with intent. the victim according to affiliate wbrz is the boy's grandmother. the shooting happened thursday. the sheriff says the boy intentionally shot the woman in the back of the head as she sat in her living room. still he won't be charged because the state law exempts kids younger than 10 from criminal responsibility. the motive here, deputies don't know, but sheriff's officials say the boy was playing this at the time. >> welcome to america. >> stop shooting people you maniac! >> he was playing that just minutes before he fired the gun. grand theft auto 4 is rated mature, meaning for players who are 17 years and older. and so i'm going to turn now to clinical psychologist david swanson. david, this is drawing a lot of speculation that there is a connection here. do you think it's possible for the video game to have caused or contributed to the boy shooting his car
.w. shannon believes to be a republican. >> the republican governor of louisiana bobby jindal, he wrote this. i'm going to put it up on the screen. "yet we still place far too much emphasis on our separateness, our heritage, ethnic background, etc. we live in the age of hyphenated americans. how about just american? that has a nice ring to it, if you ask me. placie ining undue emphasis on separateness is a step in the wro backward. bring back the melting pot." >> i think that's what the republican party is going to do this next election. >> what do you make of some of these murmurings from the few republicans -- not very many. even senator tom coburn from oklahoma suggesting maybe the president is getting close to high crimes and misdemeanors and should be impeached. >> there are very few times i disagree with dr. coburn. i think he's a great leader. >> he didn't say he should be. when he was asked about it, he said maybe he's getting close to that. >> i don't know the specifics of it, but certainly i think what we do know is we can't continue to wait for the federal government to lead in th
, louisiana. go ahead you are on. caller: we don't care about people getting gas. run any deals on the sex the of the children who suffered agent orange in vietnam. off sincery is better we have been bombing them over the last 20 years? >> welcome to the show, tony. uest: >> >> guest: it seems we really don't care about those people over there. we do care about countries like israel. i care about the country of israel also. i don't care about the government of israel. i believe -- one minute we're calling all those folks over there terrorists, the next minute we care about them so much. this needs to stop because it is just going to backfire on this country and all hell is going to break loose in the middle east and we are going to be responsible for. it needs to stop. >> guest: listen, i teach at the presidents on the modern here in new york. i want to bring out a point, just a commonsense point. martin luther king who believed ,n nonviolence, if esau obama he would turn over in his grave. this is the situation. we are sending 100 houston male soldiers and female soldiers to afghanistan,
, it's massachusetts. it's louisiana which is sort of unique in some ways. we'd all have a debate about whether it's good or bad, what's happening in louisiana. and that doesn't bring, the small school thing is in that mix. it's nested in that mix. what does a school day well? what would be better to farm out to a larger entity. you don't have a lot of that farming out in a lot of state digital have so much in california. you don't have so much in new jersey that superintendent sharing program is interesting, and hopefully someone will study that. but i think that's where you would want to move. are the things that a small school can do well, and then how large do the other entities have to get to take on certain tasks in order to be effective? >> again, i think your paper and the position that 105s doesn't fit all is right thing to take. interdistrict may work in some places, but then there has to be real choice if it's going to be the case but it has to be about quality and has to be about kids as opposed to the politics that we see floating around choice now. and the places that we w
of heat advisories, excessive heat warnings in effect. into arkansas and louisiana. so we'll keep an eye on that. otherwise in cleave lands, also in the 80 -- cleveland, also in the 80s. let's head back inside. >> steve: thank you. >> gretchen: president george w. bush will be released from the hospital today. doctors placed a stent in his heart to open up a blocked artery. k dfw is live outside the hospital where the president is recovering right now. good morning to you. >> good morning to you. actually told he's in great spirits. in fact, spokesperson says he's very grateful for the care he's received. he arrived yesterday after routine physical at a nearby clinic found a clogged artery. doctors placed the stent in mr. george george's heart to push the blockage out of the way. we talked to a cardiologist at baylor medical center that says because of it so sudden, she believes that blockage was severe. this is unusual because mr. bush is very active at 67. in fact, we caught up to him a few months ago when he was hosting a bike ride for wounded soldiers. >> the thing about life, you're
to rosanne prats, the director of emergency preparedness for the louisiana department of health and hospitals that puts it smack in the middle of coordinating among federal, state and local agencies that are dealing with and preparing for the disasters. she has a background in health administration rules and was around during the katrina days in louisiana and has been with the department for more than 20 years. we are pleased to have you with us today. >> make sure i've got this right. >> can you hear me? all right good afternoon. i think i was one of the last panelists to be picked up on this very distinguished panel. usually i never had a loss for words. from the operations perspective if you told me, you know, that the problem is katrina, read the, gustav, ike, the mississippi oil spill, recently tropical storm isaac. some of the concerns we have is how can we evacuate have the coast line in a 38 hour period i know who to go to and how long it is going to take. how many will be evacuated or not, how many can help themselves, how many will be the state's assistance, how many of those will n
in the south like louisiana, mississippi. you know, what's happening in some of those states in terms of -- is that helping or hurting? >> that's a really important point. this is kind of one of the interesting demographic changes in america over the last 25 years. richard vedder is the expert on this who you'll hear from later. traditionally, immigrants have shunned the south other than texas. in fact, that's been a problem for growth in the south for a hundred, since the end of the civil war. now you're seeing dixie attracting the immigrant states like north carolina. one of the states that has had the biggest percentage increase in immigration over last 15 years has been georgia. and georgia actually has become a high growth state. and this gets to the point people ask are immigrants more attracted to a state that has high welfare went fits -- benefits or to a state that has jobs. and so we rooked at some of -- we looked at some of this evidence, and what we found was on balance immigrants are much more likely to go to states with low unemployment rates than they are to go to the s
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